In France, the double-disc edition included additional special features: Sofia Coppola's first short film, , and a documentary on Marie Antoinette.
As the erupts with the storming of the Bastille, the royal family resolves to stay in France, unlike most of the court.
Marie-Antoinette's brother, , comes to visit, counseling her against her constant parties; advice that she finds easy to ignore.
As the child matures, Marie-Antoinette spends much of her time at the , a small chateau in the park of Versailles.
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After a masquerade ball, Marie and Louis return to find that the King was dying of ; he orders du Barry to leave Versailles.